Sunny Deol In Ramayana: The latest casting revelation adds an extra layer of excitement to an already highly anticipated project featuring Ranbir Kapoor-Sai Pallavi.
In a groundbreaking development in Indian cinema, Nitesh Tiwari, the acclaimed director behind films like ‘Dangal’ and ‘Chhichhore,’ is in early discussions with Bollywood veteran Sunny Deol for a pivotal role in the upcoming epic, “Ramayana.” While the star-studded cast of Ranbir Kapoor, Sai Pallavi, and Yash has already created a buzz, the addition of Sunny Deol as Lord Hanuman promises to be a casting coup of epic proportions.
Sunny Deol In Ramayana As Lord Hanuman
Lord Hanuman, revered as the embodiment of strength and devotion, finds a fitting representation in Sunny Deol, known for his iconic roles in films like ‘Gadar‘ and ‘Border.’ A Pinkvilla report, a source close to the project revealed that Sunny Deol has expressed keen interest in being a part of Nitesh Tiwari’s vision for “Ramayana” and eagerly embracing the role of Bajrangbali.
However, the excitement doesn’t stop at Ramayana. Nitesh Tiwari, in collaboration with producer partners Allu Aravind, Madhu Mantena, and Namit Malhotra, is exploring the possibility of a standalone film centered around Lord Hanuman. This ambitious endeavor aims to delve deeper into the multifaceted character of Lord Hanuman, extending beyond his role in the epic Ramayana.
The prospect of creating an entire cinematic universe around the characters of Ramayana has intrigued Sunny Deol, making him seriously consider this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The project’s success hinges on various factors, including scheduling, franchise commitments, and financial arrangements.
As revealed earlier, the makers of the film are leaving no stone unturned to make this epic saga a bigger hit in the history of Indian cinema. The team has been following up with the actors’ dates and the right time seems to have come as Ranbir Kapoor and Sai Pallavi have locked their dates for Ramayana. The actors are reportedly to start shoot from February and Yash will join in the second half of the 2024.
Meanwhile, Sunny Deol has delivered a biggest blockbuster of his career recently. Gadar 2 released on August 11, created many records and even broke them at the box office. The film collected Rs 525.45 crores at the box office India.